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314 the president’s job description objectives: describe the president’s many roles understand the formal qualifications necessary to become president explain how the president’s term of office has changed over time. He led american forces against the british in the war of 1812, was the seventh president of the united states, and evicted the cherokee from the southeast during the trail of tears era antebellum period used to describe pre-civil war in the united states. Turkey’s president recep tayyip erdogan addresses turks living in united states, during a speach in new york, monday, sept 24, 2018 erdogan is in new york to attend the united nations general. The united states became a party to the international convention on the elimination of all forms of racial discrimination on 20 november 1994, and the united states submitted its combined initial, second and third periodic report to the united nations committee on the elimination of racial discrimination (cerd committee) in september 2000.
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